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2018 route

2 min min read - July 11, 2018

Bike was stolen, plan has changed Please read update here

So we can announce plan for 2018 trip. We organised club on Strava with details.

We decided to skip the train as it's impossible to book space for bikes (there is space for 2 bikes per whole train on GWR !!!).

Feel free to join on any part.

We still need to find cause to fundrise for.

Day 1 ~ 99.6 miles

  • Estimated moving time 8:55
  • Surise 5:24 AM
  • Sunset 8:48 PM

Route

  • 07:00-07:00 - 0m - Leaving from Wimbledon, London
  • 10:00-10:30 - 33m - Farnham - break and meal
  • 14:30-15:30 - 65m - Winchester - break and meal
  • 19:00-19:30 - 93m - Amesbury - shop up and short break
  • 20:00 - 99m - Staying under Stonehange - £12 on spot, no real need for booking, shower and electric hookups present

Day 2 ~ 104 miles

  • Estimated moving time 9:18
  • Surise 5:25 AM
  • Sunset 8:46 PM

Route

  • Start via Cranborne Chase & West Wiltshire Downs AONB towards Warminster
  • Bruton
  • Sparkford
  • Broadwindsor
  • Pilson Pen hill
  • Axminster
  • Seaton
  • Lyme Regis
  • Bridport
  • Homefarm Caravan and Campsite - £19 on spot, no real need for booking, shower and electric hookups present

Day 3 ~ 114 miles

  • Estimated moving time 10:10
  • Surise 5:27 AM
  • Sunset 8:45 PM

Route

  • towards Dorchester
  • Wareham
  • Wimborne Minster
  • Burley - New Forest
  • Lyndhurst - New Forest
  • Totton
  • Southampton
  • Farcham
  • Havant
  • via south edge of South Downs
  • Arundel - no electric hookups, shower present, not yet confirmed

Day 4 ~ 109 miles

  • Estimated moving time 9:47
  • Surise 5:28 AM
  • Sunset 8:43 PM

Route

  • via South Downs
  • Upper Beeding
  • Shoreham-by-Sea
  • Brighton
  • Seaford - 7 sisters
  • East Dean
  • Polegate
  • Westham
  • Bexhill
  • Hastings
  • Winchelsea
  • Lydd
  • Folkestone, shower and electric hookups present, £10 prepaid

Day 5 ~ 93 miles

  • Estimated moving time 8:20
  • Surise 5:30 AM
  • Sunset 8:41 PM

Route

  • Dover
  • Canterbury
  • Charing
  • Maidstone
  • Otford
  • Bromley
  • Lewisham
  • Westminster, London

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